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Study: Millennials Are Stiffing Servers

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By Erica Pieschke SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Pinpointing what exactly a “millennial” is can be hard to do. Look up millennial on Urban Dictionary and you’ll see it’s “a term used by insecure idiots to dismiss somebody aged 10-35.” Ask a  Syracuse bartender, and he’ll describe them as hipsters, coffee lovers or simply “19-year-old kids.” No […]

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Central New York, Community, Consumer

Meyer Manor Apartment gets a go-ahead despite neighbor’s opposition

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By Eshalaxmi Barlingay SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – After three years of extensive discussions, meetings, planning and vocal opposition from the neighbors, the Meyer Manor apartments got a green light from the Liverpool officials on Tuesday. The apartment complex is set to start construction on 1225 Tulip Street. With four three story buildings holding 27 units […]

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Education, Environment, Government

Do You Put Bags in Recycling Bins? Well OCRRA Says It’s Wrong

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By Brittany Henderson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) — Reducing the use of plastic bags has become a major cause for environmentalists, however, local authorities are concerned people don’t know how to best recycle them. According to OCRRA Public Informations Officer Kristen Lawton plastic bags are a major issue on a littering level and recycling level because a […]

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Agriculture, Central New York, Environment, Food, Health, Syracuse

Rahma Edible Forest Snack Garden Brings Fresh Produce to Food Desert

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Transript By Lileana Pearson SYRACUSE, N.Y. (Ncc News) – Food deserts are an area, typically urban, that has minimal access to fresh produce such as fruits and vegetables. Syracuse has several areas that are labeled as food deserts. The two worst residing in zip code areas, 13202 and 13204.  Residents that live in these areas usually […]

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Syracuse University Pushes To Ban Relationships Between Undergraduate Students and Faculty

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  Listen here to find out more about Syracuse University’s push to ban student-faculty relationships.  Audio Transcript: Teacher Script By Courtney Rau SYRACUSE, N.Y. (NCC News) – Syracuse University’s Academic Freedom, Tenure and Professional Ethics Committee (AFTPE) is working with the Women’s Concerns Committee to fully prohibit intimate relationships between faculty and undergraduate students. The push for […]

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